The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 117 206 172
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -34
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 133 59 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.12% 0.81% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.95% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 106 46 92
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
User Stories
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5436 6179 6372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.57% 84.93% 83.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4493 5220 5099
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +35 30 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire +11 27 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Norfolk +13 26 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +24 21 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Hertfordshire +26 16 £42,500 -2.85% 2
Suffolk +4 13 £40,000 -
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 205 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (45.65%) Scrum
3 68 (29.57%) Business Analysis
4 60 (26.09%) Finance
5 57 (24.78%) C#
6 55 (23.91%) .NET
7 48 (20.87%) Degree
8 45 (19.57%) BDD
9 44 (19.13%) Software Engineering
10 41 (17.83%) JIRA
10 41 (17.83%) Kanban
11 40 (17.39%) SDLC
12 39 (16.96%) SQL
13 38 (16.52%) SQL Server
13 38 (16.52%) Mentoring
14 37 (16.09%) Computer Science
15 35 (15.22%) Java
15 35 (15.22%) Coaching
16 34 (14.78%) Project Management
17 33 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (13.91%) Microsoft
18 32 (13.91%) Unit Testing
19 30 (13.04%) Confluence
20 29 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
21 28 (12.17%) Mathematics
22 27 (11.74%) Marketing
23 26 (11.30%) QA
24 25 (10.87%) OO
25 24 (10.43%) UML
25 24 (10.43%) HTML

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (13.04%) Confluence
2 12 (5.22%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.74%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.74%) Drupal
4 4 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.30%) IIS
6 2 (0.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.48%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.74%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.30%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.30%) Google Play
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.65%) Big Data
3 5 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.74%) CouchDB
4 4 (1.74%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.74%) HBase
4 4 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.74%) Neo4j
4 4 (1.74%) Redis
4 4 (1.74%) Riak
5 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (17.83%) JIRA
2 22 (9.57%) NUnit
3 19 (8.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (7.83%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (6.09%) Ranorex
6 13 (5.65%) Cucumber
6 13 (5.65%) Selenium
7 12 (5.22%) Jenkins
7 12 (5.22%) JUnit
7 12 (5.22%) Maven
8 6 (2.61%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.87%) Hudson
11 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.43%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 60 (26.09%) Finance
2 27 (11.74%) Marketing
3 9 (3.91%) Retail
4 5 (2.17%) Banking
4 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.74%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 125 (54.35%) Analyst
2 121 (52.61%) Business Analyst
3 58 (25.22%) Developer
4 24 (10.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 24 (10.43%) Software Developer
5 22 (9.57%) C# Developer
6 21 (9.13%) Digital Analyst
6 21 (9.13%) Digital Business Analyst
7 20 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
8 18 (7.83%) IT Analyst
9 17 (7.39%) Agile Business Analyst
9 17 (7.39%) Business IT Analyst
9 17 (7.39%) Developer in Test
9 17 (7.39%) IT Business Analyst
10 14 (6.09%) Financial Analyst
10 14 (6.09%) Financial Business Analyst
10 14 (6.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 14 (6.09%) Service Analyst
10 14 (6.09%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (23.91%) .NET
2 24 (10.43%) HTML
3 22 (9.57%) CSS
4 20 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 18 (7.83%) Entity Framework
6 16 (6.96%) HTML5
6 16 (6.96%) Web Services
7 14 (6.09%) ASP.NET
7 14 (6.09%) RESTful
7 14 (6.09%) Spring
8 13 (5.65%) REST
9 12 (5.22%) Apache Camel
10 11 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (4.78%) jQuery
10 11 (4.78%) JSON
11 10 (4.35%) CSS3
11 10 (4.35%) WCF
12 8 (3.48%) XML
13 7 (3.04%) Ajax
13 7 (3.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.09%) Computer Science
2 33 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (12.17%) Mathematics
4 18 (7.83%) Virtual Team
5 17 (7.39%) User Experience
6 16 (6.96%) Algorithms
6 16 (6.96%) Management Information System
6 16 (6.96%) Statistics
7 11 (4.78%) Mobile App
8 7 (3.04%) iPad
9 6 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.87%) Fintech
12 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.43%) Minimum Viable Product
12 1 (0.43%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.48%) Android
2 5 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.17%) Windows
3 3 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.87%) Unix
5 1 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (45.65%) Scrum
3 68 (29.57%) Business Analysis
4 45 (19.57%) BDD
5 44 (19.13%) Software Engineering
6 41 (17.83%) Kanban
7 40 (17.39%) SDLC
8 38 (16.52%) Mentoring
9 35 (15.22%) Coaching
10 34 (14.78%) Project Management
11 32 (13.91%) Unit Testing
12 29 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (10.87%) OO
14 24 (10.43%) Test Automation
14 24 (10.43%) UML
15 23 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (9.57%) Analytics
16 22 (9.57%) Use Case
16 22 (9.57%) Waterfall
17 20 (8.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.78%) C#
2 39 (16.96%) SQL
3 35 (15.22%) Java
4 23 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.91%) C++
5 9 (3.91%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.04%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.17%) Delphi
7 5 (2.17%) PHP
8 2 (0.87%) C
9 1 (0.43%) F#
9 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (20.87%) Degree
2 18 (7.83%) ISEB
3 7 (3.04%) CBAP
4 5 (2.17%) IIBA
5 3 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.87%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.30%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.22%) Red Hat
3 7 (3.04%) Google
3 7 (3.04%) Rally
4 5 (2.17%) TOWER Software
5 4 (1.74%) Mapbox
5 4 (1.74%) Tableau
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe
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Salary: £50000.00 - £59000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + pension, bonus & travel
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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